Niyi Okeowo is a multidisciplinary creative whose practice spans art direction, Graphic Design, 3D, animation, VR, photography, and branding.
Niyi has almost a decade of experience as a creative specialist, he has conceived experiences, identities, and visuals for a roster of clients including Adobe, Empire, Universal Music Group, Chivas, Smirnoff, Uber, and LVMH to name a few.
Niyi’s work has been published in Okay Africa, Dazed Magazine, Fubiz, Print Mag, African Digital art, and The Guardian among others.
He was the Design and Art Direction lead at Thrill Digital, where he led the branding and art direction team building the identity for Astraverse, a first-of-its-kind Metaverse Experience, showcasing a new way to shop and play in virtual reality using your avatar and receive your outfits in real life.
Previously, Niyi served as an art director & lead designer at Ashluxe in Lagos, Nigeria. Helping the brand grow into a streetwear and fashion powerhouse in Africa.
In 2021, He was shortlisted as a nominee for the 16th Edition of the Future Awards Africa Prize for Art & Literature alongside other outstanding creatives.